Tag: Writing



February 15th, 2017

Yikes! Foul Language in Class!

I am the oldest person in my class and I know I come from different, shall we say, sensibilities. But I can’t get used to swearing in class–even by the professor.  I cringe every time I hear it.  I know I should be more open-minded about it but I keep hearing my father in my head saying, “Martha, if you

December 9th, 2016

When It Got Right Down To It

I took a couple of days off to finish my exams and papers.  I’m not finished yet, but have been writing for 4 hours and decided to do a quick blog post, a few social media interactions, a shower and then back down here to read and revise. On the family front, I promised to be finished by tonight and

November 16th, 2016

Bit by Bit…Putting it Together

And the best thing about being a grad student so far…tonight…is I joined Apple Music for only 5 bucks a month.  I love Apple Music. The real best thing(s) about being in grad school is the learning, the people, the access to the library and the challenge. If you haven’t figured out by now, I have old and quirky music